Archive | December, 2015

Johannesburg Roads Agency to Invest 99 Million in Roads

The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) is to spend almost R100-million in Region B in the 2015-2016 financial year to improve and maintain the roads infrastructure, including the repairing of potholes….

Attempts to Build South Africa’s First Green Student Res

Cape Town – Using Innovative Building Technology and optimal architectural design, Stellenbosch University’s new 208-bed student residence, which is currently under construction, will help address the major accommodation shortage at…

South Africa’s First Smart City Forges Ahead

HONG Kong-listed Shanghai Zendai is going ahead with its grandiose plans to build a colossal mixed-use city in the sleepy village of Modderfontein, northeast of Johannesburg, despite talk that China’s…


How to Make it Easier to Claim from Insurance

Given that some, if not most of us, will at some point make claims on our insurance policies, it is important to be prepared when that moment arises to avoid…

China’s 3 Gorges Dam – by the Numbers

The project will flood the three gorges that give the dam its name: the Qutang, Wu Xia, and Xiling. They stretch for some 124 miles (200 kilometers) along the upper…